ORLANDO, Fla. – (October 3, 2017) – The Mall at Millenia, one of the world’s top 10 performing shopping centers, celebrates 15 years as Orlando’s premier luxury retail destination. Throughout the month of October, guests will enjoy a month-long celebration including an exclusive fashion installation by renowned artist and couture designer, Ben Van Beusekom, meet-the-designer events, and “Fifteen Days of Fashion” Facebook contest.

The Ben Van Beusekom, L’élégance Infinite – or “The Infinite Elegance” – installation is set to premiere at The Mall at Millenia’s Grand Court on October 4 as an impressive homage to the illustrious designer brands and contemporary style represented in the Mall’s unmatched collection of retailers from 11 countries and three continents. Inspired by the Mall’s distinctive architectural design, the couture dress will depict man’s relationship to the universe, earth, and time and will stand 15-feet tall, coinciding with The Mall at Millenia’s 15th anniversary.

“The Mall at Millenia first opened its doors on October 18, 2002, welcoming the Central Florida community in a memorable way,” said Steven Jamieson, general manager. “Over the past 15 years The Mall at Millenia has constantly evolved to provide access to the most in-demand brands for both residents and visitors alike.”

Each week, Wednesday-Sunday through October 24th, shoppers will be invited to participate in The Mall at Millenia’s “Fifteen Days of Fashion” #Millenia15 Facebook contest. Winners will be awarded a gift valued at $250 or more from one of the participating retailers including Bloomingdale’s, Breitling, Burberry, Gucci, Guess, kate spade new york, Kendra Scott, Lilly Pulitzer, Neiman Marcus, Pandora, Ray-Ban, Saint Laurent, The Capital Grille, Tiffany & Co., Tous, Vera Bradley, Bags and more.

On Sunday, October 15 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Grand Court, shoppers will enjoy an exclusive opportunity to mix and mingle with artist and couture designer, Ben Van Beusekom, and take a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Orlando’s largest avant-garde couture dress from initial design through production. Guests will also be treated to a celebratory champagne toast and will have the opportunity to win a series of prize giveaways throughout the day.